Keiko Hongo Scholarship

The scholarship is offered to support students studying Agriculture, or graduate researchers conducting agriculture-related research, to attend extramural experiences that enhance their research and/or educational studies either internationally or domestically in Australia. Preference will be given to students looking to travel to Japan or to those who can demonstrate their local experience has an international link or collaboration with Japan.

Applications open

1 Jan 2023

Applications closed

8 Mar 2023

Application type

Application required
How to apply

Benefit type

Single payment
Full benefit details

Citizenship requirements

Australian / domestic student

Total value

up to $3,000

Applicable study areas

Agriculture, animal studies, food science and veterinary science

Number of scholarships awarded

Approximately 1

  • Eligibility & selection criteria


    To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

    • be an Australian citizen or Australian Permanent Resident or holder of a permanent Humanitarian Visa; and
    • enrolled in the Bachelor of Agriculture or
    • a Master of Agricultural Sciences or
    • a graduate research student whose main field of research is Agriculture

    Selection criteria

    Selection is based on the submission of a written statement which demonstrates:

    • the educational intent of their extramural experience* and how this experience will enhance their education/and or research

    *International or domestic. Please note that you need to provide details of your planned experience (e.g. conference, work experience, etc)

    If there are no eligible students looking to travel to Japan or who can demonstrate their local experience has an international link or collaboration with Japan that year, then other countries or domestic experiences may be considered.

  • Application process

    This scholarship  requires a separate application.

What are the benefits?

One-off payment

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